‘Zionists behind 9/11’
THE LABOUR Party has suspended a local councillor who said “Zionists” were behind the 9/11 attacks and Daesh.
Beinazir Lasharie, a former Big Brother contestant who is now a councillor in west London, posted a video on Facebook titled: “Isis: Israeli Secret Intelligence Service.”
She wrote: “Many people know about who was behind 9/11 and also who is behind Isis. I’ve nothing against Jews… just sharing it!” Later, she
Beinazir Lasharie added: “I’ve heard some compelling evidence about Isis being originated from Zionists!” She refused to apologise after being accused of antisemitism by social media users. She later tweeted that her remarks had been taken out of context, claiming she was “defending Jewish people” as some of her friends had said Jews were Zionists.
She added: “Jews are not Zionists, let’s get that straight.”
She declined to comment when contacted by the JC.